Diplomatic row between SG and UK after 24 strokes of caning for Briton found guilty of repeated drug offences

A diplomatic row between longtime allies Singapore and the United Kingdom (UK) has transpired over the caning of a UK citizen found guilty of repeat drug trafficking offences in Singapore.   London-born Ye Ming Yuen, 31, was caned 24 strokes on Wednesday (19 Aug) at Changi Prison.  Caning in Singapore is mandatory in dozens of offences, … Read more